A delightful and previously unrecorded pair of pearlware cows, they stand before a decorated bocage tree trunk spill vase, both on a grassy mound. The bocage is especially unique with the feature of the central branch reaching over across the cows back. A highly decorative and charming pair of figures. Attributed to the Obadiah Sherratt pottery.
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A good early pearlware figure of a Chimney sweep c1820. Here a young man stands with a flat cap in dirty cloths with his arms crossed as if to keep warm, wearing overcoat, baggy shirt and trousers, a bag of soot to his side and brush at his feet. This figure was first manufactured to represent winter and was adapted to portray several different subjects. Examples with marks to the base “5”, “6” or “74” have been attributed to Ralph Wood.
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A good early pearlware milkmaid with cow. Well modelled, this cow was produced by the Staffordshire potters at the beginning of the 19th century.
This piece is full of colour and charm, the cow shown here standing on a decorative base, well modelled and being milked by a seated milkmaid girl. The original bocage has been lost at some time but well hidden.
Reference: Harding Second Addendum, Page 180, Fig 1935A/1935B
A pair of figures of a man and woman, both standing, he wearing a cap, jacket, scarf, breeches with leggings. His gun stands on its butt between his legs and he is filling it with shot from a bag held in his hand. His dog sits to his side. She wears a brimmed plumed hat, bodice, and skirt with an apron. She holds a bird in both hands. Both figures are in mint condition with old J Howard labels to the bottom.
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A fine early pearlware collared Pug dog, seated on a tasseled cushion base, with an unusual use of blue and yellow overglaze enamels, set this cute Pug with it’s light brown coat perfectly. In excellent condition.
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